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TASMANIA - Postal History

1228  1819 (Jan 6) lengthy entire from London to John Drummond Esquire, Naval Officer (the customs official) at the Derwent, Van Diemans-land, from his brother requesting that he return home, Rated "1/9" in red. Received 28th June. A very early inwards letter. [John Drummond had been deemed unfit to return to his duties after being arrested for the murder of his sister-in-law's child, which he had fathered. He was not convicted and returned home to England in 1820.]
Lot 1228:1819 (Jan 6) lengthy entire from London to John Drummond Esquire, Naval Officer (the customs official) at the Derwent, Van Diemans-land, from his brother requesting that he return home, Rated "1/9" in red. Received 28th June. A very early inwards letter. [John Drummond had been deemed unfit to return to his duties after being arrested for the murder of his sister-in-law's child, which he had fathered. He was not convicted and returned home to England in 1820.]
1,900.00 1,450.00 sold

NORFOLK ISLAND

1351 Δ 1774 Maps of Norfolk Island three examples from different publications; also two Pitcairns lithographs (spotting) one showing John Adams mutineer & Pitcairn settler, the other showing a coastal scene. (5 items)
Lot 1351 [1 of 3]:1774 Maps of Norfolk Island three examples from different publications; also two Pitcairns lithographs (spotting) one showing John Adams mutineer & Pitcairn settler, the other showing a coastal scene. (5 items)Lot 1351 [2 of 3]:1774 Maps of Norfolk Island three examples from different publications; also two Pitcairns lithographs (spotting) one showing John Adams mutineer & Pitcairn settler, the other showing a coastal scene. (5 items)Lot 1351 [3 of 3]:1774 Maps of Norfolk Island three examples from different publications; also two Pitcairns lithographs (spotting) one showing John Adams mutineer & Pitcairn settler, the other showing a coastal scene. (5 items)
150.00 120.00 R

GREAT BRITAIN - Postal History

1550  1839 (May 25) entire from London to Dundee with light strike of 'To Pay/ONE PENNY' handstamp in black, boxed 'DUNDEE/MY31E/1839' backstamp, some small edge faults.
Lot 1550:1839 (May 25) entire from London to Dundee with light strike of 'To Pay/ONE PENNY' handstamp in black, boxed 'DUNDEE/MY31E/1839' backstamp, some small edge faults.
125.00 100.00 R
   
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